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Smarter resource management with urban farming

Sick care costs are already absorbing an impossible (and rising) level of our limited resources.  Restoring balanced budgets requires a major behavioral shift in the food we are consuming.  Right now junk is cheaper than fresh, and the lost productivity, … Continue reading

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Weight of housing debt to suppress disposable income and saving ability for years

According to Canadian Real Estate Association statistics, average national home prices have fallen 10 per cent since the heights of April this year. Change is attributed in part to the Bank of Canada raising interest rates for the first time … Continue reading

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Musk: here’s how we can power the entire US from solar panels

Doing away with unnecessary friction costs and dramatically improving energy efficiency is a huge part of reducing expenditures and increasing savings again in the economy. “If you wanted to power the entire U.S. with solar panels, it would take a … Continue reading

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Danielle on The Financial Survival Network

Danielle was a guest on The Financial Survival Network with Kerry Lutz talking about recent developments in the world economy and markets.  You can listen to an audio clip of the segment here.

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Subprime redux: problems brewing in auto loans

It’s classic subprime: hasty loans, rapid defaults, and, at times, outright fraud.  Only this isn’t the U.S. housing market circa 2007. It’s the U.S. auto industry circa 2017.  A decade after the mortgage debacle, the financial industry has embraced another … Continue reading

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Report on Trump business dealings with Russian investors

Craig Unger discusses his investigative piece in The New Republic, “Trump’s Russian Laundromat:  How to use Trump Tower and other luxury high-rises to clean dirty money, run an international crime syndicate, and propel a failed real estate developer into the … Continue reading

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